Sermons on Philippians
Matthew 5:8 — Jesus commends the process and pursuit of purity (holiness) as one of the attributes of the Heavenly Father.
Luke 9:18-25 — A look at the meaning and the implications of Jesus’ death on the cross.
Ephesians 1:3-4; Philippians 1:3-11; Romans 12:1-2 — This Confirmation Sunday sermon surveys God’s movement (and love) toward humanity in history.
Philippians 2:12-18 — We have to give up things to gain Christ, but if we are following Jesus, a life of offering ourselves to God and others is one of joy.
Philippians 2:8-11 — God has come after us out of love and invites us to a new start and a new life. HOW we do that is through Jesus Christ, through trusting him and orienting our lives on him.
Philippians 2:5-7; John 12:12-18 — Rather than seeking power, influence, or wealth, we are to serve and love others. Jesus is the only savior of the world.
Philippians 2:3-4; Luke 10:25-29; Deuteronomy 6:4-6 — Humility is one of the core mindsets that cultivates compassion and defines our course in following Christ.
Philippians 2:1d,2d; Psalm 103; Luke 10:30-37 — A look at growing and showing a “gutsy compassion” like Jesus did.
Philippians 2:1c,2c; Psalm 51:10-12; John 17:20-23 — A look at the fellowship and unity of the Spirit and why those things are important for being in full alignment with Christ.
Philippians 2:1-2; Luke 2:25-32 — Let us love one another and love others, for love is from God.